Beautiful Weddings at Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace, Residence of the Duke of Marlborough, sits resplendent in the heart of Oxfordshire, amid over 2000 acres of grounds and 90 acres of formal gardens, designed by the original landscape gardener ‘Capability’ Brown. Also a World Heritage site, Blenheim Palace was the birthplace of one of the 20th century’s greatest men, Sir Winston Churchill. Make this extravagant estate the luxury wedding venue for your special day, or the home to your exclusive party.

Scarlet brings you a variety of magnificent venue options within the palace to suit everything, from small intimate affairs to large wedding receptions. Our wedding planners are able to create and manage all of the details and logistics for all types of weddings or parties at Blenheim Palace. From Arabic weddings to traditional weddings or grand birthday parties, you can be safe in the knowledge that our wedding and event planners will ensure smooth running for your celebrations.

Venue Capacity
Orangery250 Ceremony / 200 Dinner / 250 Reception
Marlborough Room120 Ceremony
Long Library300 Dinner / 500 Reception
Great Hall150 Dinner / 250 Reception
The Saloon80 Dinner / 150 Reception
South Lawn2,000 Dinner Dance / 3,500 Reception

“One of the most opulent buildings in the UK, Blenheim palace weddings and parties are set in the perfect example of eighteenth-century baroque grandeur.”

Blenheim Palace Grand Hall Wedding

Grand Indoor Weddings


Blenheim Palace’s Great Hall stands at an impressive 67-feet, with six ornately decorated venue spaces on offer for every style of wedding. It is perfect for a seated dinner party for 150, or wedding drinks reception for 250. Alternatively, consider the Marlborough Room, which boasts a magnificent ceiling and stunning chandeliers for an unforgettable ceremony.

For larger affairs, the Long Library, with its 10,000 books, can host up to 300 guests seated. Most intimate amongst the rooms is the Orangery, with its private terrace overlooking the Italian Gardens. This is the perfect setting to host a smaller reception or civil wedding ceremony and enjoy the beauty of the grounds in style with a capacity of up to 250 guests.

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Blenheim Palace Marquee wedding

Stunning Outdoor Receptions


It is not just Blenheim Palace’s indoor spaces that are on offer. The South Lawn behind the palace entrance can be used for larger events, with few places better in Spring and Summer to enjoy the scenery. With award-winning gardens, you will find the perfect backdrop for your wedding photographer too.

A bespoke marquee can be built and is by far the best option for a large event or an unforgettable birthday party and can hold up to 2000 guests for a phenomenal celebration. Scarlet will put together an incredible design and production concept for the marquee and the interior, ensuring that it is tailored exactly to your preference.

Event Design

 Blenheim Palace Orangery wedding

Celebrate at Blenheim Palace


Scarlet will make your Blenheim Palace wedding or party a perfect as possible. From small intimate drinks and dinner parties in one of the smaller rooms, to huge weddings and celebrations in the grounds of the estate with hundreds of guests, the splendour of Blenheim Palace is difficult to beat.

With Scarlet as your event organisers, you can rest assured that it will be a stunning and spectacular event. So whether you are celebrating a birthday, engagement, or a large-scale wedding celebration, contact Scarlet to create the most incredible experience for you and your guests.

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